The 20th century is not the first to create images of life during medieval times. The Middle Ages ended over five centuries ago and each century has imagined, portrayed and depicted the Middle Ages through painting, architecture, poetry, music and novel. In the 20th century, film has defined Medieval history perhaps more so than any other medium. While the conclusions of academic research and findings of archeology have advanced knowledge of the Middle Ages, nothing has had more widespread... ( 1 reviews )
Barbara Schubert leads the DuPage Symphony Orchestra in this season opener featuring internationally renowned pianist Andreas Klein performing the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor. The 56th season opening concert also features Antonin Dvorak's In Nature's Realm, Autumn from Sir Edward German's suite "The Seasons", and Ottorino Respighi's brilliantly evocative tone poem The Pines of Rome. Performed 17 October 2009 in Wentz Concert Hall, Naperville, Illinois. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 2009, 2000s, dupage symphony orchestra, barbara schubert, andreas klein, beethoven, dvorak, german,... Source: Zoom H2 Recorder
International Conference Identifying the Research Basis for Sustainable Development of the Mountain Regions in Southeastern Europe 24 - 26 April 2009 Borovets, Bulgaria ( 1 reviews ) Topics: SEEmore, Mountain, Research, Initiative
Simple song that I wrote in tribute a country-wide tradition in Bulgaria. It is on Saturday and Sundays between 2PM and 4PM that it is expected that people are quiet and resting. I find this tradition rather cool and hope that it can be observed in America. I recorded only the singing during this time and at a low level as my wife was telling me the neighbors were trying to sleep. Very deep lyrics. Bulgarian Nap time Are you asleep? Bulgarian nap time Are you asleep? Bulgarian nap time. Are you... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: psychedelic, freak, bulgaria, rest, naps, pochivka, Ð¿Ð¾ÑÐ¸Ð²ÐºÐ°,...
Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto for the Left Hand Alone (in D major). Jacqueline Blancard, piano. Charles Munch conducting the Paris Philharmonic Orchestra. In four movements played without pause: Lento, Andante, Allegro, and Tempo Primo. This premier recording of this work was recorded in 1938. VOX 168 (Polydor) Restored from the original 78 set. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Ravel, Munch, Blancard, Concerto
Live multi-camera recording of a concert featuring Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky. Video mix was done live and projected onto a large screen above the performers. Playlist: Act 1 01 Duet (Tatyana & Olga) And Quartet 02 Chorus And Dance Of The Peasants 03 Scene And Aria Of Olga 04 Scene 05 Scene And Quartet 06 Scene And Arioso Of Lensky 07 Introduction And Scene 08 Letter Scene 09 Scene And Duet 10 Chorus Of Girls 11 Scene And Aria Of Onegin 12 Entracte And Waltz With Chorus 13 Scene And... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin, West London Sinfonia, St Matthews Choir
Captain Hunt (Lew Ayres) of the cavalry is trying to promote good relations with the Indian chief Acoma (Ted de Corsia). But Hunt's superiors in the military insist on pursuing policies that will provoke a conflict, and Chief Acoma is not willing to let himself be insulted. ( 3 reviews ) Topic: Western
In the aftermath of the Iraq War of 2003 a coalition of peace and social justice groups saw the need to form a center that, in partnership with Iraqi civil society, would keep track of the US occupation of Iraq. This piece is an effort to show a Western audience the realities on the ground in Iraq and to show the need for a center within Iraq that could provide them with ongoing information to be able to critically evaluate the occupation. This piece is made up of footage collected by two... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Iraq, Middle East, War
Military training film showing psychological operations in "Hostland," a mythical (probably Latin American) country, designed to aid the host government in gaining the support of the population. ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Psychological warfare, Propaganda, Military
"Youth Speaks Poet" by Carmen Almodovar and Brietta O'Neal explores the importance of poetry in the life of a young San Francisco artist, Sara Daley. An active participant in the San Francisco based organization YouthSpeaks, Sara writes poetry to express her views about the war in Iraq, her family and friends. The video shows how the arts can be a source of strength, clarity, and community in young peoples lives. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: poetry, youth, war in iraq
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
GrooveTV #206 - Garaj Mahal Recorded live on 5/16/03 at Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz, California Audio: Neumann U89i (stage - split - omni) > Lunatec V3 Preamp > Benchmark AD2K+ > VX Pocket > Toshiba 3440CT > Vegas Video 3.0 > .wav (24bit / 48Hz) > Soundforge 6.0 (bit depth conversion to 16 bit) Video: Canon GL-1(2), Canon XL-1 Garaj Mahal is: Alan Hertz - Drums Kai Ekhardt - Bass Fareed Haque - Guitar Eric Levy - Keyboards GrooveTV is made available in VideoCD format... ( 6 reviews ) Topics: GrooveTV, Music: Live Concerts, Musicians and Aritsts: Garaj Mahal, Musicians and Aritsts: Fareed...
Message to the American people By Sheikh Anwar Al-Awlaki All praise is due to Allah, and may peace and blessings be upon His Messenger, Muhammad, his family and his Companions. Peace be upon those who follow the Guidance. To the American people I say: Do you remember the good old days, when Americans were enjoying the blessings of security and peace, when the word 'terrorism' was rarely invoked, and when you were oblivious to any threats? I remember a time when you could purchase an airline... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: U.S, American, people, Anwar, Awlaki, Massage To America, AL Qaeda, العولقي
The western 'way of life' is at the cost of too much waste; The war in Iraq is about economic control and oil. This military war will not be won. The people are not being liberated, what is going to happen ? ( 5 reviews ) Topics: iraq, war, oil, bush, liberation
Daft Inventions and daft people doing daft things. Very good, quite funny. Mostly people trying to fly with crazy idears to get them off the ground. ( 7 reviews ) Topics: kingwaylon, vintage movies, aviation, history of flight.
Using unmodified versions of the PlayStation game "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4," this piece exploits bugs and glitches in the code to create dirty, jolting game loops. Video games are both the medium and the content of the work; no additional footage or editing is used. After being "prepared," the game plays itself perpetually. ( 9 reviews ) Topic: Department Works
WAR RESISTERS WELCOME HERE: Brandon Hughey, US Army war resister, escaped to Canada to avoid participating in what the young soldier came to regard as a crime against humanity, the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Brandon spoke to some 15 thousand assembled in Ottawa on Nov. 30, 2004 to protest BushÂs visit to Canada. ( 9 reviews ) Topics: resistance, war, anti-war
Hedy Lamarr and George Sanders in a movie based on Ben Ames Williams' novel of early 19th-century Maine. The IMDB entry is here. The video files with "_1946" in the file-name are of higher quality; the picture is sharper and there are no covered up watermarks. However, they have a very slight problem. At 1:25:26 the sign on the church is in French instead of English. The mpeg2 file is ready to be loaded into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) to create a DVD to watch on your television. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: logging, Maine, George Sanders, Hedy Lamarr, Moroni Olsen, Alan Napier, Ben Ames Williams
From IMDB A family driving through a small town gets lost and winds up at a backwoods shack managed by Torgo, who takes care of it while The Master is away. The Master worships Manos, an evil deity, and he also wears a neat cape. When Torgo lets the family stay, The Master awakens and does mean stuff like burning off Torgo's hand and sicking his dog on the family pet. Meanwhile, The Master's wives wrestle for his favor. Written by Jeremy Yuenger This is a VHS Rip, included are Spanish Soft... ( 9 reviews )
Functions of the human body explained with special emphasis on the senses of sight and hearing and the individual's responsibility to care for the house lived in. This film was part of Wonder series, made by the Moody Institute of Science, shares some similiarities with the Mr. Wizard television series - kids come by and visit the neighborhood scientist who is happy to demonstrate some science experiments. The difference, of course, is the obligatory Moody tip of the hat to the Supreme Being. ... ( 5 reviews ) Topic: science vs. religion
A plane carrying biological warfare crashes, causing a deadly virus to be released, killing off most of the world's population. A handful of surviving scientists are in a hurry to find a cure. Will they succeed? IMDB page ( 7 reviews )
Host: Carl Smith - Guests include: Buddy Ebsen, Chet Atkins, Collins Kids, The Jordanaires, June Carter, Flatt and Scruggs, Minnie Pearl, etc. ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, 1950's Television, ABC, Kinescope, Live TV, Purina, Grand ole opry, 1956
A documentary about World War II work camp Buchenwald, which was administered by German security forces and in which Jews were alleged to have been mistreated Related documentary: One-Third of the Holocaust ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Buchenwald, concentration camp, WWII, death camp, gas chamber, final solution, conspiracy theory,...
The first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic novel about a land where prehistoric creatures still roam.You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page. ( 20 reviews ) Topics: adventure, fantasy
Before 'Fahrenheit 911' subMedia got a hold of this gem by an anonymous CNN employee who has access to their massive media library. The soundtrack provided by much talked about Danger Mouse and lyrics by Jemini. ( 24 reviews ) Topics: Danger Mouse, Bush, Idiot
What you're about to hear is a portion of a jaw-dropping speech delivered by an Oklahoma State Representative at a gathering in her district. This is what they say when they think we're not listening. ( 22 reviews )
In this corporate-sponsored cartoon, Martian dissidents learn that oil and competition are the two things that make America great. ( 24 reviews ) Topics: Economics, Oil industry, Advertising: Animation
Evil has spread across the land. Martial Law: 9/11 Rise of the Police State exposes the high-tech control grid that is being set up across America. Out of the ashes of the September 11th tragedy, a dark empire of war and tyranny has risen. The Constitution has been shredded and America is now a Police State. This film exposes not just who was behind the 9-11 attacks, but the roots and history of its orchestrators. ( 28 reviews ) Topics: martial, law, alex, jones, illuminati, infowars, prisonplanet, prison, planet, united, nations,...
Perhaps one of the most disturbing films in the Prelinger collection. Do you really want to see your meat being prepared? ( 28 reviews ) Topics: Food industry: Meat production, Minnesota (History and culture), Animals: Pigs